Baan Maprao’s main entrance opens into the steeply pitched living pavilion, which connects to a terrace overlooking the pool. To one side is the dining room, plus a second terrace bordering a reflective pond. Neighbouring the dining room is the Western style kitchen with adjacent staff quarters. To the other side of the living pavilion is a guest suite with private sunbathing deck and adjoining reading room. Below, at pool level, is a spacious master suite and three further guest suites.
Outside space includes a large veranda and pool deck; a 22-metre infinity pool; an open-sided dining pavilion with service kitchen, and large lawned garden sloping down to the beach.
At the heart of the villa is an immense, elegantly furnished living area with a dramatic vaulted ceiling and floors designed in a pleasing combination of hardwood and terrazzo. This impressive room, with wide sea views, is furnished with plush sofa seating and decorated with tasteful artwork. Adjacent is a dining room with seating for 10 and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that slide open to a second terrace and reflective pond. A fully equipped Western-style kitchen and staff quarters are situated beyond the dining room.
On the villa’s lower level, facing the large swimming pool, is an additional living room that opens onto a shared veranda with sweeping sea views. It is connected to a private home cinema with sofa seating, a 70-inch TV screen, DVD player and sound system.
A spectacular 25-metre infinity pool, with a children’s section and shallow steps along one side, defines Baan Maprao’s outdoor living space. The pool is bordered by a wide deck furnished with sun loungers and umbrellas. A poolside dining pavilion with service kitchen and bar provides an idyllic place for romantic candlelit diners. Surrounding the villa is an expansive garden lawn sloping down towards the beach.
Baan Maprao’s five bedroom suites are lavishly furnished with plush queen-size beds dressed in crisp white linens and comfortable sofa seating. They all enjoy panoramic views over Phang Nga Bay through floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that open onto verandas. Warm hardwood floors are bordered by pale terrazzo, and whitewashed walls are adorned with original oil and acrylic paintings. Each ensuite bathroom comes equipped with a rain shower, twin sinks and an adjoining dressing area with built-in wardrobes.
Baan Maprao’s poolside master suite includes a generously sized dressing area, private lounge space with soft sofa, a 50-inch TV and a stylish white leather ottoman. The ensuite bathroom boasts a deep soaking tub set behind a glass partition.
Each of Baan Maprao’s four queen-bedded guest suites are similar in size and features, apart from the upper-level room, which includes access to a private sunbathing deck and has the added bonus of adjoining reading parlour. All are equipped with 47-inch televisions, and come with opulent ensuite bathrooms with rain showers and twin sinks.
Peacefully and privately situated on Phuket’s unspoilt Cape Yamu peninsula, Baan Maprao enjoys dazzling views over Phang Nga Bay. With a striking, contemporary Thai-style design, this luxury private villa optimises indoor and outdoor living to create an idyllic setting for discerning travellers.
Five spacious sea-view bedrooms, each with queen-size beds and opulent ensuite bathrooms, comfortably accommodate up to ten guests. Baan Maprao’s indoor spaces include a living area of cathedral-like proportions, with a vaulted timber ceiling suspended above stout columns and a wall of glass overlooking the pool. Indeed, glass features extensively throughout the villa, ensuring that every room maximises the sunlight and sea views, and creating bright airy spaces that can be air-conditioned or opened to the tropical elements. The living room’s opulent furnishings and sophisticated décor are carried through to an elegant 10-seater dining room, a private home cinema with adjoining lounge and a peaceful reading room.
The villa’s exquisite outdoor areas include a resplendent alfresco dining pavilion, an alluring 22-metre infinity pool bordered by a wide terrace furnished with sun loungers, and a large lawn that unfolds down a gentle slope towards the sea.
Baan Maprao’s welcoming staff epitomise warm Thai hospitality and strive to ensure your stay is pleasant and relaxing. Included is a villa manager, a professionally trained chef and a team of villa attendants.